Current Alerts

Exotic Plant Pest: Tomato Potato Psyllid and Zebra Chip

Biosecurity SA has implemented a new Condition 17 of the Plant Quarantine Standard South Australia, imposing restrictions and prohibitions on hosts in the solanaceae and convolvulaceae families. This directly effects well-known products like potatoes…

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News

Port River Vongole closure to continue

30 June 2017

PIRSA Fisheries and Aquaculture is extending the Port River Vongole (Mud Cockle) fishing zone closure for another year in response to continuing concerns about the sustainability of stocks.

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Yorke Peninsula reef work underway

28 June 2017

Sixty custom-made reef structures and more than 800 tonnes of locally sourced limestone is being deployed off the coast of Ardrossan, as part of the Yorke Peninsula shellfish reef project.

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Do you have South Australia's best wine tourism experience?

28 June 2017

Applications are now open for South Australia’s Best of Wine Tourism Awards, which celebrate excellence and innovation in wine tourism.

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Fisheries expert leads innovative approach to community support for seafood

23 June 2017

International fisheries expert, Joshua Stoll, has spent the past week meeting with South Australian fishing industry representatives to exchange ideas on generating community support for local commercial fisheries.

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Opportunities created for aquaculture growth on the Yorke Peninsula

22 June 2017

The Yorke Peninsula region is set to get an economic boost with the development of new aquaculture opportunities, following a review of aquaculture zoning in the region.

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Strong compliance of recreational fishing rules

21 June 2017

Recreational fishers are being commended for their high levels of compliance with the new recreational fishing rules introduced by the State Government more than 6 months ago.

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Meet to discuss proposed water allocation from Bundaleer

13 June 2017

Discussions will take place this month with businesses interested in applying for water for agricultural use from the Bundaleer Reservoir, in the state’s Mid North.

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Keep footrot affected sheep out of our livestock markets

13 June 2017

With the advent of winter Primary Industries and Regions (SA) are urging sheep producers to be vigilant in checking for virulent footrot.

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South Australia preparing seeds for ‘doomsday vault’

7 June 2017

South Australian researchers are preparing thousands of seed lots for the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway.

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New trainees get their first taste of Local Government

6 June 2017

Young trainees from the Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu Peninsula and Kangaroo Island will today attend their first induction as part of the State Government’s $4 million Regional Youth Traineeship Program.

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